National Design Business Incubator at NID Ahmedabad is looking for CEO
National Design Business Incubator invites applications for Chief Executive Officer for its Incubation and Innovation Centre at NID Ahmedabad.
Information: –Applications are invited from the eligible and competent candidates to manage the activities of NDBI (please visit www.ndbiindia.org before applying) as Chief Executive Officer to nurture and create Technology/ Design-based business incubators and making strategic decisions to steer the Incubation and Innovation Centre towards becoming a world-class Centre for Designpreneurship. For more details on eligibility, age, job description, etc visit: www.nid.edu/careers Modifications, corrigendum, if any, will appear on the web-link above.
The last date for submission of online applications is 27th August 2018.
About NDBI: Please go through the website, thoroughly. http://www.ndbiindia.org/
Jobs Post On:- 17 August 2018
Last Date:-27 August 2018
Name of the Post:- Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Salary and Terms of engagement: The salary will be offered incommensurate with the qualifications and relevant experience of the selected candidate. The initial period of appointment will be for 3 years on a contractual
basis extendable on mutual consent. The contract can be terminated with 3 months’ notice on either side. Performance-based incentives will be considered in deserving cases.
Qualifications & Experience: The candidate must be at least Graduate in Design/Technology- Engineering/Management or its equivalent from a recognized Institution. Minimum 5 years of experience at a senior level in the management of Technology/Design-based business/ incubators/ start-ups. Master’s Degree in Management/ Design, a degree in law, experience in a relevant industry or in the public sector would be added advantages.
Age: 35 to 40 years. (Can be relaxed for highly suitable applicants)
Jobs Responsibilities:-The key responsibilities of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will be:
(i) to manage the affairs of Design Business Incubator.
(ii) to manage the same in a sustainable and growth-oriented manner in terms of increasing the profile, diversity, and competence of incubated start-up ventures.
(iii) manage and coordinate the day-to-day operations of the NDBI.
(iv) attracting funds through the Grants from the funding agencies and Govt.
(v) administering the earnings and expenses related to the operations and expansion of the
Centre under the directions of the Governing Body.
(vi) complying with all regulatory requirements, and
(vii) making strategic decisions to steer the Centre towards becoming a world-class Centre for nurturing start-ups in operational areas related to (but not limited to) Design and Technologies. The CEO will be reporting to Chairman NBDI, Director NID. The CEO should be able to leverage the strategic location of the NDBI for nucleating an ecosystem of innovation within the Institute and the region. He/she will be expected to work closely with the students and faculty at NID to help them steer technologies/IPs towards commercialization, by mentoring them and helping them to set up start-up ventures and also helping to raise these to ‘venture-capital ready’ states. He/she also should be able to create institutional means of venture creation to broaden the pipeline of Innovations to create value for the Institution and the region.
How to apply:- Applications are invited from the eligible and competent candidates to manage the activities of NDBI (please visit www.ndbiindia.org before applying) as Chief Executive Officer to nurture and create Technology/ Design-based business incubators and making strategic decisions to steer the Incubation and Innovation Centre towards becoming a world-class Centre for Designpreneurship. For more details on eligibility, age, job description, etc visit: http://www.nid.edu/careersnid.html. The last date of submitting online applications is August 27, 2018.
Modifications, corrigendum, if any, will appear on the web-link above.
General Instruction: –1. Reservation and relaxation in age limit for eligible categories as per Govt. of India
2. The Institute reserves the right to relax age and experience criteria in exceptional cases or in the case of persons already holding analogous positions in an Institution of National Importance/ Centrally funded Institution / University / Research Institution.
3. The Institute also reserves the right to reject any or all the applications without assigning any reasons thereof.
4. The Institute reserves the right to offer appointment initially on contract/ lower position than applied for. Based on the assessment of performance they may be regularized in the post as per Institute’s norms.
5. Degrees etc in support of educational qualifications should have been awarded by a recognized University / Institute.
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